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    #1

    where is "that"?

    hi, can anyone tell me which of the following(s) is correct?

    1. I don't know that fifteen thousands mean 15000.
    2. I don't know that fifteen thousands means 15000.
    3. I don't know fifteen thousands that mean 15000.
    4. I don't know fifteen thousands that means 15000.
    5. I don't know fifteen thousands mean that 15000.
    6. I don't know fifteen thousands means that 15000.

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    #2

    Re: where is "that"?

    I don't know that fifteen thousand means 15,000. (Though it's a slightly odd sentence)

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    Re: where is "that"?

    Additionally, given the fact that you now know the following information, that fifteen thousand and 15,000 are one and the same, use past tense "didn't",

    I didn't know (the following information:) that X means Y, but now I do.

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